Please pass this information along to all interested parties, fellow OIF/OEF veterans and service orgs.
If you are a veteran in the central / southern Ohio area, we can provide transportation to and from the event in New Jersey.
VETMotorsports, a 501c3 working with OIF/OEF combat injured veterans by placing them into unique motor sports environments. We are seeking local veterans for the below outreach events, in need of a team building experience. If you have questions, or have an veteran interested in attending, please have them contact us. Our web page describes outreach program, and you can visit it here: http://www.vetmotorsports.org/
Millville, NJ: September 13th & 14th, Saturday & Sunday, 0700 till 1700
2 wheel outreach (Road Race team crew members)
VETMotorsports' non-clinical outreach program in Millville, NJ. The event begins at 7 AM of September 13th, 2014 and ends at 5 PM that next day. We have slots for 1 OIF / OEF combat veteran with service related injuries. The veterans will be embedded into select AMA Pro Road Racing teams as active crew members.
Ideally the participants should have some mechanical ability or love for motor sports.
This is a hands on event, training will be provided.
We can accommodate up to a paraplegic. We have worked with PTS and TBI, as well as other injuries.
Participants must commit to the duration of the program.
The participants can bring one guest or care giver.
A VSO representative and/or peer to peer support can attend upon request.
VETMotorsports will provide all the needed passes, shirts, hats, gloves.
The participants will report directly to the teams we collaborate with (their crew chief).
Light food/snacks are provided while at the track.
Participant requested: 1
Participant committed: 0